TAG: Kids & Families

Cuentos del Arte
Event: Kids & Families

Cuentos del Arte

Occurs on the first Saturday of every month, except October 7, 2017. Next Occurs on Saturday, November 4, 2017.

Every Free First Saturday, listen to cuentistas tell the tales of artworks during the storytelling program, Cuentos del Arte.

Stories para todos—for everyone—happen at 11:30 am and 1 pm. More

Foxy and Shmoxy: Art Detectives
Event: Kids & Families

Foxy and Shmoxy: Art Detectives

Occurs on the second Sunday of every month. Next Occurs on Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 10:30am.

Foxy and Shmoxy—two smart and hilarious foxes—are ready to solve art mysteries in the galleries. More

Winter Break for Kids and Families at the Denver Art Museum
Event: Kids & Families

Winter Break at the Denver Art Museum

Friday, December 22, 2017 - 10:00amSunday, January 7, 2018 - 5:00pm.

Winter Break at the Denver Art Museum means fun for the whole family! The 3D Studio, Create-n-Takes, and much more are open every day December 22-January 7 (except December 25). More

Create-n-Takes hands-on art activities at the Denver Art Museum
Event: Kids & Families

Thanksgiving Break

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 10:00amSunday, November 26, 2017 - 4:00pm.

New this year, we will be celebrating Thanksgiving all week. Get inspired by artworks and create in the galleries at two different Create-n-Takes from Monday, November 20 through Sunday, November 26, 2017.

The Denver Art Museum is closed Thanksgiving Day.

Free with museum admission, and children and youth 18 and under are free. Reservations are not required. More

Fall School Break at the Denver Art Museum
Event: Kids & Families

Fall Break

Thursday, October 26, 2017Sunday, October 29, 2017.

The Family Activity Cart and Create-n-Takes will be available on Thursday and Friday, October 26 and 27, for Fall Break.

Fall Break activities are included in general admission, which is free for youth 18 and younger. More

Photo portrait of the artist Jaime Molina with a paint brush. Photo by Oly Bernardi.
Event: Kids & Families

Teen Day with Jaime Molina

Activities for Preteens, Teens & Their Families
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 11:00am2:30pm.

Preteens, teens, and their families are invited to an interactive event featuring Denver artist Jaime Molina. Join us for an artist Q&A session, hands-on workshop, and Insta/Snapmeet. More

CelebrARTE on Free First Saturdays
Event: Kids & Families

CelebrARTE on Free First Saturdays

Occurs on the first Saturday of every month. Next Occurs on Saturday, November 4, 2017.

Celebrate your creativity and cultura on the Free First Saturday each month with bilingual activities for toda la familia. General admission is free. More

Create Playdate
Event: Kids & Families

Create Playdate

Occurs on the second Wednesday of every month. Next Occurs on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 10:00am1:00pm.

Drop in with your little ones, aged 3 to 5, and meet up with other tots and their grownups for story time, artmaking, and more! More

Denver Preschool Program 10th Birthday
Event: Kids & Families

Denver Preschool Program 10th Birthday

Saturday, September 2, 2017 - 11:00am3:30pm.

Preschool-aged arts and education will be celebrated at the museum for the Denver Preschool Program’s 10th birthday. Bring your little ones to take delight in special readings by local celebrities in English and Spanish and spin the preschool trivia prize wheel for a chance to win a prize! A limited supply of complimentary reading and artmaking activity books will be available the day of the event.

Stop by the event and receive a special one-day code for a 25% discount for The Shop in the North Building, providing a wide variety of artmaking activities for kids and families. More

“Family Fiesta”
Event: Kids & Families

“Family Fiesta”

Hosted by Justin Favela
Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 1:00pm3:00pm.

Join us during Free First Saturday for a “Family Fiesta” hosted by Mi Tierra artist Justin Favela. In this performance, the public is encouraged to participate in the celebration firsthand by engaging in games, dances, music, cuisine, and piñata time More

Citywide Elementary Arts Showcase
Event: Kids & Families

Citywide Elementary Arts Showcase

Occurs every day the museum is open through May 21, 2017. Next Occurs on

The Denver Art Museum believes that art can make a difference in people’s lives by celebrating and stimulating creativity and inspiring a greater understanding and connection with our world. By showcasing the artwork of students, the DAM places value not only on these creative young artists but also the hard work and impact of their dedicated teachers. More

Creativity and Choice: Middle School Student Art Showcase
Event: Kids & Families

Creativity and Choice: Middle School Student Art Showcase

Occurs every day the museum is open through April 5, 2017. Next Occurs on

The Denver Art Museum believes that art can make a difference in people’s lives by celebrating and stimulating creativity and inspiring a greater understanding and connection with our world. By showcasing the artwork of students, the DAM places value not only on these creative young artists but also the hard work and impact of their dedicated teachers. More

Families and kids playing with art-inspired costumes in the Just For Fun Center.
Event: Kids & Families

Spring Break

Saturday, March 18, 2017Sunday, April 2, 2017.

Spring Break at the Denver Art Museum means fun for the whole family! The Costume Studio, Create-n-Takes, and Family Activity Cart are open every day. More

Día del Niño
Event: Kids & Families

Día del Niño Celebration 2017

Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 10:00am5:00pm.

Enjoy free general admission and family-friendly programming that celebrates children from around the world at the Denver Art Museum. More

Colorado Scholastic Art Awards Showcase
Event: Kids & Families

Colorado Scholastic Art Awards Showcase

Friday, February 17, 2017Thursday, March 23, 2017.

The Colorado Scholastic Art Awards exhibitions highlights a juried selection of art created by 7th-12th grade Colorado students. By exhibiting student artwork, the Denver Art Museum recognizes the value of these creative young artists and the dedication and impact of their teachers. The DAM showcase will highlight the senior portfolio, ceramic, and jewelry winners.

Colorado Scholastic Art Awards winners will also be displayed at History Colorado Center and the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver. More